|Named for||palkulki somanadudu.|
|• Total||12.94 km2 (5.00 sq mi)|
|• Density||570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
As of 2001[update] India census, Palakurthi had a population of 6964. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Palakurthi has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 66%, and female literacy is 46%. In Palakurthi, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.Palakurthy town is famous for Sri Someshwara Laxminarasimha swamy temple which is located 1 km from town.
- "District Census Handbook – Karimnagar" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 12,50. Retrieved 9 June 2016.
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.